The Black & White

Financial literacy course becomes required for juniors

The financial literacy classes will be lead and taught by the business department  teachers

Edin Sehic, Sub-Opinion Editor

April 5, 2017

After much deliberation and consideration with the Iowa core education, administration decided to add financial literacy classes into the mandatory curriculum, eventually replacing the current required technology credit. This would mean that sophomores who have otherwise taken a technology credit...

Advanced Speech loses student interest

Senior Megan Schraeger fills out the request sheet to drop Advanced Speech. Students were able to come in and change their schedules Aug. 18.

Katelyn Kempkes and Bryce Schulte

August 31, 2016

After receiving a letter in the mail from the high school July 15, senior Maddie Stoen learned that Advanced Speech was losing its Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) credit. Kelly Thompson, former teacher of the class, resigned during the summer. The Advanced Speech vacancy was filled by Jeremy F...